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Plasterer Apprenticeship Program

Apply interior or exterior plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials.


Average Salary in New Mexico based on the Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Who Can Be a Plasterer?

Must be 18 years of age or older, have a High School Diploma/GED, be screened and pass test for the current use of illegal drugs, and be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the job: cover surfaces such as windows, doors, or sidewalks to protect from splashing; clean job sites; mix mortar and plaster to desired consistency; apply coats of plaster or stucco to walls, ceilings, or partitions of buildings using trowels, brushes, or spray guns, and set up scaffolds. Abilities include but are not limited to near vision, arm-hand steadiness, manual dexterity, extent flexibility, and trunk strength.

Program Sponsor

NM Conference of Plasterers and Cement Masons
108 General Arnold NE
Albuquerque, NM 87123


Epifanio Parraz
(505) 730-5553

To obtain general information about registered apprenticeship, please fill out the form below and a representative from the State Apprenticeship Office will contact you by email.

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